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Matthew Broderick

1962 - Today

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Matthew Broderick (born March 21, 1962) is an American actor. His roles include the Golden Globe-nominated portrayal of the title character in Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986), the voice of adult Simba in Disney's The Lion King (1994), and Leo Bloom in both the Broadway musical The Producers and its 2005 film adaptation. Other films he had starring credits in include WarGames (1983), Glory (1989), The Freshman (1990), The Cable Guy (1996), Godzilla (1998), Inspector Gadget (1999), You Can Count on Me (2000) and The Last Shot (2004). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Matthew Broderick has received more than 16,166,434 page views. His biography is available in 59 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 55 in 2019). Matthew Broderick is the 981st most popular actor (up from 1,138th in 2019), the 1,781st most popular biography from United States (up from 2,098th in 2019) and the 484th most popular American Actor.

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  • 16M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 58.26

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 59

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.99

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.21

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Matthew Broderick ranks 981 out of 9,996Before him are Owen Wilson, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, George Chakiris, Elke Sommer, Kenny Baker, and Francisco Rabal. After him are Kiefer Sutherland, Jon Favreau, Liv Tyler, Emily Blunt, Gino Cervi, and Lionel Stander.

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Among people born in 1962, Matthew Broderick ranks 36Before him are Milo Đukanović, Emilio Estevez, Evander Holyfield, Aleksandr Dugin, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, and Axl Rose. After him are Antony Blinken, Viktor Tsoi, Kelly Preston, Thomas Kretschmann, Tony Leung Chiu-wai, and Christiane F..

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Matthew Broderick ranks 1,781 out of 18,182Before him are Stevie Ray Vaughan (1954), Michael Massee (1952), Owen Wilson (1968), Martin Gardner (1914), Jeffrey Dean Morgan (1966), and George Chakiris (1934). After him are Melinda Gates (1964), Walt Whitman Rostow (1916), Lady Bird Johnson (1912), Zack Snyder (1966), Ida Tarbell (1857), and Will Eisner (1917).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Matthew Broderick ranks 484Before him are Loretta Young (1913), Aaron Eckhart (1968), Michael Massee (1952), Owen Wilson (1968), Jeffrey Dean Morgan (1966), and George Chakiris (1934). After him are Jon Favreau (1966), Liv Tyler (1977), Lionel Stander (1908), James Tolkan (1931), Kate Capshaw (1953), and Billy Dee Williams (1937).

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